News & Events

Alter Server Training

There will be training for Altar Servers at St Augustine’s on Saturday the 4th of December at 10am. 
This training is for all existing altar servers as well as those who are interested in joining!

Parish Registration

Beginning at St Augustine’s and rolling across all the parishes during Advent, there will be an opportunity to formally register as a member of the St Barnabas Family. Please fill in the forms and hand them back before you leave Mass.

This will help us to stay in touch with everyone and at the same time build up the Catholic community by allowing people to bring their gifts and talents to the service of the parishes. of Northampton- 

Winter Night Shelter

The Winter Night Shelter has reduced the number of venues where hospitality is offered this year, which means that the hall at St Mary’s won’t be used this year. However, the Night Shelter is urgently in need of volunteers in other places. Please click on the image above for more details.

Milton Keynes Food bank

In each of our parishes, we will begin to collect items for the Foodbank again. You will find a place to leave your donations in the foyer as you enter church. Click here to find a list of which items are most in demand currently. 

CATENIAN ASSOCIATION

An international brotherhood of Catholic men, the Catenian Association provides practicing Catholic laymen and their families with friendship, social activities, and support through an international network of local branches or ‘Circles’.

To find find out more information visit our website: 
https://www.thecatenians.com/find-a-circle/ 
or email: membership@thecatenians.com 
or contact Richard Golden: (01908) 503331

 

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A number of people have once again enquired about ways in which they can support the work of our parishes financially during this time. You can do so in one of three ways:

(1) STANDING ORDER VIA YOUR OWN BANK
You can set up a standing order for donations to your parish using either your on line bank account or in branch. The information required to make the donation is as follows:

Bank: NatWest
Sort Code: 60-06-11
Account Name: 46898093
Account Name: Northampton Roman Catholic Diocesan Trust
Payment Ref: **Please enter the Parish Name and Area**

 (2) CALL THE FINANCE OFFICE AND DONATE OVER THE PHONE

Every Tuesday between 10am – 4pm, a member of the Diocesan Finance Team will be available for you to donate to one of our Parishes over the telephone. To donate simply call 01604 712065 with your debit or credit card details. The money will go directly to the parish that you designate.

(3) ONLINE DONATION

It is possible to donate online using the link below and specifying the Parish that you wish to donate in both the “Leave a Message” section and the “Leave your name / nickname” sections. This will ensure that any donations will go towards the Parish you wish to support. Link

ONLINE FORM for CHURCH GIVING: It saves time and is safer if you can set up on line giving.  For more information about secure giving click here

PLEASE EMAIL ITEMS TO: office@mk-cluster.co.uk. DEADLINE FOR ENTRY: 3pm Wednesday.